Changes to 2020 representative rugby

To help secure the future of the sport, New Zealand Rugby (NZR) and Provincial Unions have today cancelled all provincial representative rugby tournaments including the 2020 Mitre 10 Heartland Championship. The cancellations include the Meads Cup and Lochore Cup (Heartland Championship), Jock Hobbs Memorial National Under 19 Tournament, TECT National Sevens

Ian Foster appointed All Blacks Head Coach

Ian Foster has been appointed the new Head Coach of the All Blacks, New Zealand Rugby (NZR) has announced today. 54-year-old Foster will now lead the All Blacks into a new era, after eight years as Assistant Head Coach of the team. In making the announcement, NZR Chairman Brent Impey said Foster

NZ Heartland XV grind out victory

FULL-TIME An intense battle which ended on a 12-7 point game as the visitors New Zealand Heartland clinch the victory. Full Match Report to Follow: Vanua Fiji 07 v 12 NZ Heartland XV ➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖ Scoring: NZ Heartland XV 12 Tries: Hone Haerewa, Jaxon Tagavaitau Conversion: Miles Medlicott Vanua Fiji 07 Scorers : 'unknown' ➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖ NZ Heartland XV get the win in their